#48b8ff Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #48b8ff is composed of 28.2% red, 72.2% green and 100% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 71.8% cyan, 27.8% magenta, 0% yellow and 0% black. It has a hue angle of 203.3 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 64.1%. #48b8ff color hex could be obtained by blending #90ffff with #0071ff. Closest websafe color is: #33ccff.

    • R 28
    • G 72
    • B 100
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    • C 72
    • M 28
    • Y 0
    • K 0
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#48b8ff color description : Light blue.

#48b8ff Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #48b8ff has RGB values of R:72, G:184, B:255 and CMYK values of C:0.72, M:0.28, Y:0, K:0. Its decimal value is 4765951.

Hex triplet 48b8ff #48b8ff
RGB Decimal 72, 184, 255 rgb(72,184,255)
RGB Percent 28.2, 72.2, 100 rgb(28.2%,72.2%,100%)
CMYK 72, 28, 0, 0
HSL 203.3°, 100, 64.1 hsl(203.3,100%,64.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 203.3°, 71.8, 100
Web Safe 33ccff #33ccff
CIE-LAB 71.47, -9.143, -44.165
XYZ 37.859, 42.876, 100.883
xyY 0.208, 0.236, 42.876
CIE-LCH 71.47, 45.102, 258.304
CIE-LUV 71.47, -40.776, -70.648
Hunter-Lab 65.479, -11.385, -45.511
Binary 01001000, 10111000, 11111111

Color Schemes with #48b8ff

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Alternatives to #48b8ff

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#48b8ff Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #48b8ff

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Shades and Tints of #48b8ff

A shade is achieved by adding black to any pure hue, while a tint is created by mixing white to any pure color. In this example, #00080d is the darkest color, while #f9fcff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #48b8ff

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #9ca5ab is the less saturated color, while #48b8ff is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #48b8ff is perceived by people affected by a color vision deficiency. This can be useful if you need to ensure your color combinations are accessible to color-blind users.

  • #9f9f9f Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #8ea4b2 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #9bb0f7 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #8eb2ff Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #0bc4d2 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #7db3f9 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #74b4ff Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #21bfe2 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population